Over 120 paintings, photographs, sculptures, and works on paper by 34 contemporary artists will be exhibited at the galleries of the American Academy of Arts and Letters from Thursday, March 7 through Sunday, April 14, 2013.
Exhibiting artists were chosen from a pool of 175 artists nominated by members of the Academy. Participating artists are eligible to receive one of eight awards, which include five Arts and Letters Awards in Art, the Rosenthal Family Foundation Award, the Jacob Lawrence Award, and the Gwendolyn Knight Lawrence Award. More information about these awards can be found here.
Paintings, works on paper and sculpture in the exhibition are eligible to be purchased and donated to an American museum through the Academy’s Hassam, Speicher, Betts, and Symons Purchase Fund. More information about this fund can be found here.
Artist names link to personal or gallery websites, where available.
George E. Ortman
Theo A. Rosenblum
Grace Bakst Wapner